Photo #: 80-G-302733
Commander Harold E. Stassen, USNR (right)
Receives the Legion of Merit medal from Admiral William F. Halsey, Jr., Commander, Third Fleet. The award was presented for "Exceptionally meritorious service to the Government, while serving as Assistant Chief of Staff, Administration, and Aide and Flag Secretary on the Staff of Commander, Third Fleet.
The photograph was released for publication on 21 February 1945.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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5 March 2001